“They were always her pictures. That’s all she wanted to see”

Classic films, classic scenes: Joe Gillis (played by William Holden, the sexiest man who ever lived) endures the advances of Gloria Swanson (Nora Desmond) — watch here. Atlantans, take note: “Sunset Boulevard” will be screened Tuesday night at the Plaza on Ponce. I’ll be there, and so should you. Revival cinema needs your support.

Noted and quoted, Drew Barrymore gets on my last nerve edition

Old age kept me in tonight, and I spent five excruciatingly vacuous minutes watching one of the Charlie’s Angels movies. Surprisingly, I was challenged. Who do I despise more: Drew Barrymore or Cameron Diaz? Tough call, but some casual research reaffirmed a superior loathing of the former (from an interview promoting the godawful Angels sequel): … Continue reading Noted and quoted, Drew Barrymore gets on my last nerve edition

Shoulda been an anthem

It is, actually, but the masses missed out on Richard Hell. This song belongs on every jukebox — maybe I should be thankful that it’s not.